The life & adventures of Nick Nickelby

Packed with the wit and spirit of Dickens’ original novel, this modern reimagining marks the bicentennial of the nation’s best-loved novelist with an exploration of what “care” means in modern Britain.


Adrian Dunbar (Line of Duty, The Snowman)

Linda Bassett (Call the Midwife, Calendar Girls)

Andrew Simpson (Notes on a Scandal)

Bronagh Gallagher (The Commitments)


5 x 60' 


  • "Daytime Dickens done right" – The Guardian

  • "This is a fresh and urgent introduction to Dickens' pioneering imagination" – The Arts Deskhis